The premier San Diego Half Marathon

Join us for the 40th annual event!

Point-to-point course

Fast and scenic!

Beautiful coastal views

Look out onto the Pacific Ocean and San Diego Bay!

Run past iconic San Diego sights

The Historic Star of India is just past mile 10

Experience downtown San Diego

 Great course support!

Start at the Cabrillo National Monument

Breathtaking views to inspire greatness!

Run through historic Balboa Park

 Finish line festival includes live music, refreshments and a grand celebration!

The AFC half Marathon is run on a fast, scenic, point-to-point course. The race starts at the historic Cabrillo National Monument at the tip of Point Loma with its world-renowned vistas of San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean, follows scenic San Diego Bay and Harbor Island along the Embarcadero to the Star of India, winds through downtown San Diego and finishes in beautiful Balboa Park.  

The America's Finest City Half Marathon is the third and final race in
the Half Marathon Triple CrownSM Series.

Click here for the 2017 race results.

Click here for 2017 participant event photos.


America's Finest City
Half Marathon

August 19, 2018


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